Libya: Imprisonment rate

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 Libya

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 99
 Year 2014
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2004 - 2014
 Average 156
 Min - Max 85 - 212
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 2004 to 2014. The average value for Libya during that period was 156 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 85 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2013 and a maximum of 212 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2007. The latest value from 2014 is 99 prisoners per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 160 countries is 180 prisoners per 100,000 people. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Number of prisoners per 100,000 people.

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